Why Miletus? Chariton’s Choice of Setting and Xenophon’s Anabasis

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A Journal of Classical Studies


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Reardon (2004) prints Hercher’s <καὶ Ἰωνίας> after Λυδίας; I do not follow him for reasons I will make clear below.


Compare Goold 1995, 9 for Chariton’s novel as a reaction to the so-called Milesian tales.


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